Media Centre


Professor Stephen Rice

Professor of River Science

Areas of expertise

Expertise: Rivers, geomorphology, river ecology, river management.


Stephen is an expert in how rivers work. He is able to answer questions about how rivers transport sediment, cause erosion and create landscapes. He can also address aspects of flooding and river ecology, particularly the role of plants and animals (including invasive species) in engineering river environments.

Interview booking

Please call the press office on 01509 223491 to arrange an interview with Professor Stephen Rice. Bookings can also be made online at

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